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‘John Conyers Jr. must go,’ says Detroit Free Press. ‘It looks an awful lot like hush money’

Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.) speaks on Capitol Hill in 2014. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images) Many House Democrats have stopped short of calling for Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.) to resign in the wake of sexual harassment allegations against him. But the congressman’s hometown newspaper, the Detroit Free Press, did not hold back, publishing an editorial online late Tuesday that urged the senior De...

Olympian Gabby Douglas says she, too, was sexually abused by gymnastics team doctor

Gabby Douglas appears at a festival in Culver City, Calif. (Joe Scarnici/Getty Images) Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas on Tuesday added her name to the list of athletes who allege they were sexually abused by former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar. The 21-year-old gymnast posted the accusation in a lengthy message on Instagram. Jeff Raymond, a spokesperson for Douglas, told The Washing...

Ray Lewis Sued Over Botched Bourbon Deal with Famous Racehorse

Ray Lewis Sued Botched Bourbon Deal … w/ Famous Racehorse 11/22/2017 12:30 AM PST EXCLUSIVE The bourbon company bearing Ray Lewis‘ name is accused of putting the “stiff” in stiff drink — allegedly bailing on a $50k sponsorship deal involving one of the most famous racehorses alive.  The ex-NFL star is being sued — along with the folks behind Ray’s Reserve ...

Sinbad Says Russell Simmons Should Expect More Sexual Misconduct Accusers

Sinbad on Russell Simmons If a Little Bit is True … More Misconduct Claims to Come 11/22/2017 12:40 AM PST EXCLUSIVE Russell Simmons better brace for a storm now that he’s been accused of sexual assault … because the trend, according to Sinbad, is for even more allegations to surface.  The comedian told us in the current environment, none of the claims shock him … even agai...

Netflix Drops The Weinstein Company from 2018 Golden Globes Party

The Weinstein Company Netflix Cuts Ties for Golden Globes After-Party 11/22/2017 12:50 AM PST EXCLUSIVE Netflix will be hosting its own after-party for 2018’s Golden Globes Awards — ’cause they’ve cut ties with longtime partner and co-host The Weinstein Company … TMZ has learned. Our Netflix sources tell us Netflix has opted to take TWC off the billing for their famou...

Rachael Ray’s Secret For Cooking Your Turkey in Only Two Hours

Click to expand Replay Video SETTINGS OFF HD HQ SD LO UP NEXT Are you hoping to get some extra sleep on Thanksgiving morning without sacrificing a yummy turkey for your guests? Take it from Rach — don’t cook the whole turkey! “I never cook a whole turkey,” Rach says. “I always spatchcock them.” What does that mean? Essentially, it means removing the backbone of the bi...

Fitness Instagrammer shows how many photos it takes to get the ‘perfect’ one

© Provided by Business Insider Inc KarinaIrby3 Instagram is known for housing beautiful, perfect, and often unrealistic images. Fitness Instagrammer and bikini designer Karina Irby has previously spoken out about the Photoshop that goes into making the perfect picture. Now, the 27-year-old is shedding light on the planning and effort it takes to get a great candid photo.  Irby shared two photos of...

UPS workers claim holiday disaster looms as they threaten to strike

Click to expand Replay Video SETTINGS OFF UP NEXT Video by Wochit – UPS aircraft mechanics are threatening to strike during the busy holiday shipping season – The workers are launching a national advertising campaign to fight what they are calling “massive reductions” to their health care benefits UPS workers are threatening to go on strike amid the busy holida...

Tiger ‘pain free’ and ready for return, says Day

Click to expand Replay Video SETTINGS OFF HD HQ SD LO UP NEXT Video by Golf Digest Tiger Woods is waking up “pain free” for the first time in three years ahead of his return to golf at next week’s Hero World Challenge, his fellow former world number one Jason Day said on Wednesday. Woods, who has not played competitive golf for 10 months as he recovers from a fourth operation on ...

Today in History: November 22

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Dramatic pursuit

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe defector was closely pursued by North Korean troops Extraordinary footage of the recent defection of a North Korean soldier to the South across the border has been released. On 13 November a North Korean soldier drove up to the border within the Joint Security Area (JSA) and then sprinted to the other side, a hail of bullets following h...

Zimbabwe’s Mnangagwa to return as Mugabe’s likely successor

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHow news of Robert Mugabe’s resignation was greeted across Zimbabwe Zimbabwe’s former vice-president, whose sacking led to the shock resignation of long-time leader Robert Mugabe, could be sworn in as the new president within hours, the ruling party says. Emmerson Mnangagwa, who fled to South Africa two weeks ago, is due to arri...